Over the last few weeks, T-Mobile has stolen a lot of the prepaid carriers’ thunder with its new “Uncarrier” plans. But Cricket Wireless is eager to make sure no one forgets about it.
Starting today, Cricket Wireless is cutting the price of its iPhone plans to help it compete against the likes of T-Mobile and AT&T. The new family bundle plan offered by Cricket includes two smartphone plans for $ 40 each [Read More...]
Despite all its problems with the ‘iPhone’ trademark in Brazil, Apple is trying to get its devices in as manyÂ BrazilianÂ hands as possible by slashing prices on the iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S.
The Online Apple Store in Brazil has just issued some pretty huge price cuts on the iPhone for customers in Brazil so that it sells closer to the unsubsidized cost of units in North America.
Customers can now pick [Read More...]
Back in February, the Australian parliament demanded explanations from Apple, Adobe, and Microsoft over the prices charged for their products down under, with some goods costing as much as 70% more than they do in the United States. Apple has today responded to theÂ inquiry, but don’t expect the Cupertino company to be reducing its prices anytime soon.
According to The Sydney Morning Herald,Â Apple Australia boss Tony King “blamed ‘old-fashioned notions’ of record [Read More...]
Free for 24 hours only.
Australian iOS developer Halfbrick has made all of its iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch games free for just 24 hours. That means you can now pick up popular titles likeÂ Fruit Ninja,Â Age of Zombies,Â and Monster DashÂ without paying a penny. Check out the full list of titles below.
Here’s Halfbrick’s entire catalog â€” now free:
Age of Zombies Age of Zombies Anniversary Blast Off Fruit Ninja Fruit Ninja HD [Read More...]
Unlocked iPhone 5 models can now be purchased directly from Apple at the full unsubsidized prices. The unlocked iPhones will work with any supported GSM network, such as AT&T or T-Mobile in the USA, and can be used abroad on compatible GSM networks with a nano-SIM card from local carriers. The factory unlocked models are not compatible with CDMA networks.
The iPhones are available [Read More...]
If there’s one thing I’m thankful for this Thanksgiving, it’s iOS developers. They price their apps at tremendously great prices, then make big reductions at almost every opportunity. This Thanksgiving, EA, Gameloft, Sega, and more are slashing the prices of their most popular iOS titles â€” most of which are now just $ 0.99.
So that you don’t miss a bargain, we’ve compiled a list of the best titles that are now [Read More...]
As Apple and Samsung try to purge themselves of dependency on one another things are bound to get even more ugly over the next 12-18months. A report came out earlier this week that Samsung was planning to raise the price on Apple’s processors by 20%.
The significant price increase would mean Apple’s cash cow – the iPhone – wouldn’t have as profitable margins which would negatively effect Apple’s bottom line. However, an official [Read More...]
Gah. Apple has jacked App Store prices across Europe, rising around 11% at some levels. This is due to local VAT increases in some places, as well as the lower value of the Euro against the dollar in recent months.
Specifically, the lowest non-zero price has raised from â‚¬0.79 to â‚¬0.89. This is the $ 0.99 tier in the U.S. If you live in one of the following countries, then app prices have just [Read More...]
An all new Retina version of the MacBook Pro 13″ has been released. Starting at $ 1699, it’s available beginning today, October 23, and it’s quite a powerhouse in a surprisingly lightweight package. Here are the base model specs:
Base Specs 13.3″ Retina IPS display at 2560×1600 resolution 2.5GHz Core i5 CPU or greater 8GB RAM, upgradeable to 16GB via build-to-order 128GB or larger SSD Intel HD [Read More...]
If you didn’t sell your iPhone 4/4S before the announcement of the iPhone 5, you’d better do it soon before its value drops considerably. Reports have already come in that iPhone trade-in prices have started to drop on most major iPhone trade-in sites.
In the two days since Apple announced the iPhone 5, values on used iPhones have already dropped as much as 8%. Once the iPhone 5 hits shelves next week, [Read More...]